TAG: LandscapeHub

Push for pollinators

September 13, 2018By
Pollinator habitat

Mike LaPorte says it’s an exciting time for pollinator-friendly plants. The co-owner of Owl Run Nursery in Catlett, Va., located about 35 miles outside of Washington, D.C., says customers come to him specifically for Owl Run’s selection of native plants that attract pollinators such as bees, butterflies and birds. Plant propagators are also getting in on the action, he adds,... read more

LandscapeHub teams up with Toronto-based Sheridan Nurseries

August 6, 2018By

LandscapeHub partnered up with Canadian supplier Sheridan Nurseries, enabling the products of Sheridan Nurseries to be made available on the LandscapeHub platform. “Sheridan Nurseries is a premier partner for us—we are elated to join forces with this Canadian industry leader,” said Lisa Fiore, founder & CEO. “The LandscapeHub platform aims to create a stronger, more connected industry while providing customers... read more

Companies in the News: John Deere reveals winner of “Small Machines. Big Impact.” contest; Ambius snags several Plantscape Awards; and more from Toro, LandscapeHub

July 25, 2018By

Neil Behnke, a volunteer with the nonprofit organization Black Forest Together, was chosen by the public as the grand prize winner of the second annual John Deere “Small Machines. Big Impact.” contest at the 2018 John Deere Classic Chairman’s Dinner. As the winner, Behnke will take home his choice of a new model from the full portfolio of John Deere... read more

LandscapeHub closes $4.4M seed funding round

March 14, 2018By

Chicago-based startup LandscapeHub, an online platform for buying and selling nursery and landscape goods, raised $4.4 million in seed funding led by Chicago Ventures with participation from Hyde Park Venture Partners, Hyde Park Angels and individual investors. LandscapeHub also secured $1 million in venture debt from Silicon Valley Bank. The company will use the funding to continue building its platform,... read more